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12 Aug 2015
10:05 am

Man to appear in Cape Town court for rape and murder


A 23-year-old man is expected to appear in the Khayelitsha Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, on rape and murder charges, Western Cape police said.

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Spokesman Andre Traut said he allegedly broke into a 35-year-old man’s residence on August 8. “At 5am a 35-year-old man was shot and killed and his girlfriend raped when a suspect broke into their residence at Enkanini Khayelitsha,” Traut said on Tuesday.

More information on when the man was arrested was not immediately available.